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The 21st century has ushered in an era of unlimited and instant communication. Everyone's opinion can reach around the world. The internet does not discriminate -- it passes on the same content to thousands of different audiences but often with a variety of interpretations.
The phones of Prince Harry, Queen Elizabeth's grandson, and KateMiddleton, the wife of his elder brother Prince William, were hackedby staff working for Rupert Murdoch's defunct News of the Worldtabloid, it was revealed in a London court on Thursday.
Margaret Thatcher didn't listen, because to have listened might have diminished her absolute conviction she was right, as well as her determination to change radically the way Britain did business, regardless of the social fall-out. But her inability to listen would be her undoing.
While Rebekah Brooks, together with her fellow ex-News of the World editor Andrew Colson are looking at potential prison time, yet another member of the ex-News of the World editor's club is doing just fine.